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List of Likes: Aromatherapy Essentials

Store these seven staples in your herbal apothecary kit.
By The Herb Companion staff
August/September 2011
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Essential oils by dōTERRA, $13 to $100. Make folk remedies, such as salves and massage oils, with these essential oils. Try calming lavender, cleansing lemon or uplifting peppermint.

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ZUM Tub by Indigo Wild, $10  

A little goes a long way with these moisturizing essential oil-packed shea butter bath salts. We love Lavender-Mint, Eucalyptus and Rosemary-Mint & Citrus. 

Rosemary & Mint Shampoo and Conditioner by EO, $8.99 each 

These volumizing hair-care products use the medicinal properties of herbs to build strong hair and soothe dry, irritated scalp. 

Lip balm by Crazy Rumors, $3.49 

We love this Peppermint Lemongrass combination—its citrus flavors are refreshing on your lips. Also try Orange Bergamot or Spiced Chai. 

Aloe Vera Cream by California Baby, $12.99 

Use to treat eczema, rosacea and other skin sensitivities. This gluten-free remedy is infused with lavender and great for babies and adults alike. 

Make Your Own

Try these basic tools and ingredients for homemade health and beauty.

Tincture bottles and tins by Bulk Herb Store, $1 to $3 

Homemade salves and tinctures are essential to any first-aid or beauty kit. Store your at-home creations in these convenient containers. 

Dried flowers by Frontier Natural Products Co-Op, $6 

Stock up on dried herbs. We recommend the natural antiseptic and antifungal calendula—it makes a great salve for wounds and mild burns. 

Essential oils by dōTERRA, $13 to $100 

Make folk remedies, such as salves and massage oils, with these essential oils. Try calming lavender, cleansing lemon or uplifting peppermint. 

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